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New 'Workforce Data Collection' form (England only)

The new form will be available in Compass for contract owners to complete from Monday 1 June.
Read the guidance documents on this page for more information.

Compass is the dental contract management system for commissioners, providers, performers and practice staff.

Log in to Compass

Find out how to change or reset your Compass password or memorable word (PDF: 632KB).

To help you get the most from Compass, we’ve produced a range of help, guidance and tutorials for Compass users.

View the schedule programme.

COVID-19 Workforce Data Collection form - England only

Under instruction from NHS England and NHS Improvement, a monthly return is required for each current GDS Contract and PDS Agreement in England. Data for April 2020 and May 2020 should be submitted using Compass no later than 5 June 2020.

Log in to Compass to complete the new Workforce Data Collection form

COVID-19 Workforce Data Collection form guidance (PDF: 513KB)

COVID-19 Workforce Data Collection form FAQs (PDF: 58KB)

COVID-19 Workforce Data Collection form WTE calculation tool (excel: 663KB)

COVID-19 Triage form - England only

Log in to Compass to complete the Triage form for all patients who are given telephone advice.

COVID-19 Triage form guidance Update 12 May 2020 (PDF:1.1MB)

COVID-19 Triage form FAQs Update 12 May 2020 (PDF:70KB)

Adding or removing performers - England only

Use the contract amend function on Compass to:

  • add or remove performers from your contract
  • change the allocation of NPE / NPEE between performers

Do not forget to click on 'Submit' after you have made your changes or they will be lost

You’ll need to email the completed Compass authorisation form CAF (Excel: 57KB) to your commissioning organisation within 7 days of submitting the changes.

Read the ‘Guidance notes’ tab within the document for advice on how to complete the form.  Once completed, send the form to the appropriate email address in the ‘Contact details’ tab.

Compass user agreement

Make sure you've read, understood and accepted the Compass terms and conditions in the Compass user agreement (PDF: 217KB).

Standard operating procedures for primary care settings

28th February 2020

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